The new year starts with Cook County’s share of the sales tax back at three quarters of a percent.
Chicago State University cafeteria employees went on strike Thursday demanding a new labor contract.
The school faces claims of physical and sexual abuse among students on two Maine West teams.
Talks resume on Friday between workers and management at Alivio Medical Center, a clinic in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood. Alivio has laid off 11 workers and has not renewed a contract with its employees since the summer.